education system

Education a national agenda; no compromise on quality: HRD minister Prakash Javadekar

Education a national agenda; no compromise on quality: HRD minister Prakash Javadekar

In the next two years, our aim is to bring every child into the education system and we plan to make it a community movement.

Jul 22, 2017, 18:07 PM IST

Make students sensitive to local needs: President Pranab Mukherjee to universities

Emphasising on quality education, President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday asked higher educational institutions to make students sensitive to local socio-economy needs.

Jul 12, 2017, 22:42 PM IST
The higher the ranking of institution, the greater the autonomy: Prakash Javadekar

The higher the ranking of institution, the greater the autonomy: Prakash Javadekar

Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar claimed that India spends nearly four percent of its GDP on education.

Dec 07, 2016, 15:24 PM IST

Key lies in closing gap between academia, industry

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`Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much` - Helen Keller

Nov 23, 2016, 14:02 PM IST
Commercialisation biggest drawback for education system: Kejriwal

Commercialisation biggest drawback for education system: Kejriwal

The biggest drawback for any education system is commercialisation and it is one such sector which should not be turned into business as it gives platform for many irregular practices, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said here on Sunday.

Sep 06, 2015, 23:50 PM IST

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Sep 02, 2015, 21:16 PM IST

DNA: Education in shambles—Drunk Chhattisgarh teacher teaches D for 'Daaru', P for 'Piyo'

DNA:  Education in shambles—Drunk Chhattisgarh teacher teaches D for 'Daaru', P for 'Piyo'

Jul 13, 2015, 23:29 PM IST

Meet Kumar Raj who bravely criticised education system in India

Meet Kumar Raj Chaurasia, a 10-year-old school kid from Bihar, who bravely criticised the existing education system in front of Bihar CM Nitish Kumar.

May 16, 2015, 19:20 PM IST

Bihar: 10-year-old school kid talks about education system

A 10-year-old school kid talks about education system in Bihar.

May 16, 2015, 13:25 PM IST

Several injured as police lathicharge ABVP protesters in Patna

Police fired several rounds in air and lathicharged protesting ABVP workers who tried to reach state Assembly to protest deterioration in education system in the state.

Mar 26, 2015, 18:10 PM IST

Incorporate secularism in education system: Dalai Lama

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Friday critiqued the modern education system for not doing much about moral ethics.

Mar 20, 2015, 20:32 PM IST

SAD-BJP govt committed to revamp education system: Badal

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday said that the SAD-BJP alliance government is committed to revamp the education system of the state.

Feb 15, 2015, 18:59 PM IST

Ramdev bats for re-introducing Gurukul system of education

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Wednesday lauded the constructive role played by the Gurukul system of education and expressed his commitment to revive the old system in the country.

Dec 17, 2014, 23:49 PM IST

NSUI asks govt to refrain from 'food policing'

Reacting to reports of HRD Ministry suggesting IITs to explore the possibility of having a separate eating space for vegetarian students, NSUI on Sunday asked the government to refrain from "food policing" and "communalising" education system in the country.

Nov 30, 2014, 23:39 PM IST

AR Rahman bats for proper music education for kids

Underlining the need for music schools for youngsters, Oscar-winning composer AR Rahman feels children across India should have access to proper music education.

Dec 03, 2013, 15:48 PM IST

Education system in India is rich oriented: Anand Kumar

Describing the education system in the country as `rich-oriented`, founder of Patna-based `Super 30` Anand Kumar strongly advocated that the Joint Entrance Examinations (JEE) of professional institutions should be based on natural talent and creativity rather than the prevailing system.

Nov 17, 2013, 18:26 PM IST

Systemic reforms required for improving education system: Dilip Chenoy

Education experts like Dilip Chenoy, Dr. Pritam Singh, JS Rajput, and former bureaucrat NK Singh shared their concerns over the grim situation of education system in the country. Speaking at Bharat Bhagya Vidhata `India Ka Agenda` show to be aired today@ Zee News at 10 pm, they collectively stressed on improving the quality of education if India were to retain the demographic edge.

Oct 19, 2013, 19:50 PM IST

Need to address issues in our education system: Kakodkar

Eminent nuclear scientist and former director of the BARC, Dr Anil Kakodkar today said a recent US national intelligence council has identified the period between 2015-2050 as the period of opportunity for India.

Jun 29, 2013, 15:35 PM IST

Prez calls for "drastic action" to reform higher education system

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday called for "drastic action" to reform the way education is being imparted.

Apr 09, 2013, 17:14 PM IST